CPL Healthcare
16 Sep 2016
Co. Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
Nursing home nurse
Job level:
Qualified (non-manager)
Full time
Contract type:
Closing date:
13 Mar 2017

Director of Nursing/Person In Charge, Elderly Care, Co. Carlow

In association with their client, CPL Healthcare have an immediate vacancy for a Director of Nursing/Person in Charge in a 60 bed nursing home based in Co. Carlow. Set in tranquil rural countryside this nursing home provides a superb range of facilities, services and therapies for its residents. Reporting to the general manager the successful candidate will be a team leader whose primary role is to plan, co-ordinate and lead the implementation, delivery and evaluation of nursing activities within the clinical area of the Nursing Home.

Job Responsibilities:
• To direct and co-ordinate the Clinical Management of the Nursing Home
• Establish and maintain a standard of residential and daily care and activity in accordance with the best national and international practice and within available resources.
• Ensure compliance with all regulations and legislation pertaining to Nursing Homes in particular in the care and clinical aspects.
• The PIC/DON will support the Operational Manager to lead the operation of the Nursing Home in supporting positive resident outcomes by ensuring that the resident’s journey is optimised by the delivery of consistently high quality care.

Job Requirements:
• Be registered with An Bord Altranais.
• Hold a relevant qualification in nursing / or care of the older person.
• Have a minimum of three years’ experience in care of the older person.
• A knowledge and experience of HIQA Standards and service development.
• Excellent inter-personal and leadership skills.
• Have a minimum three years of experience in Clinical Management.
• Strong Leadership & People Management experience
• Post graduate diploma in gerontology and/ or a management qualification desirable
• Eligibility to work in Ireland

Apply today in confidence to:
Helen O’ Dwyer at + [... Click Apply...]or email [... Click Apply...]

About CPL Healthcare

Welcome to Cpl Healthcare

With over 20 years experience in the Healthcare Recruitment and Training space, we are proud to be Ireland’s premier Healthcare staffing agency. We work with clients not only here in Ireland but across all International markets allowing us to offer our candidates and clients a complete recruitment solution.

We provide Permanent and Temporary staffing solutions across all Healthcare sectors including:


Healthcare Assistants

Allied Health

Social Care



Medical Sales


Our staffing business is complemented by a fully integrated accredited Healthcare Training company, allowing candidates to follow one journey from beginning to end whilst giving clients peace of mind.

Unique Offering

Within our service teams we have qualified Health Professionals to understand the industry from a clinical perspective, enabling us to provide best in class service to both our candidates and clients.

We are open for business 363 days a year, from 7.00am – 9.30pm, with an on-call service available for out of hours and offices across Ireland and London.

Here at Cpl Healthcare we are dedicated to providing the best quality Healthcare recruitment and training service.

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